10 Takeaways from 50 Episodes

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In August 2015, I started the Prodcast. Why? Because there wasn’t anything decent out there for producers. And also because it sounded like a fun thing to do. I talked to my friend Levi Whalen and he came on as co-host. The plan was to do one episode with him, and then another episode as an interview with a guest, … Read More

EDM Foundations is Open for Enrollment

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Last year, October 2016, I launched a new course called EDM Foundations. I had no idea what to expect. Would it be helpful? Would students actually benefit from it? After all, the course concept was unique: action-oriented without a ton of theory (like many other online courses). Maybe it was too fast-paced for people? But then the emails and comments flowed … Read More

Free Resource: 10 Ways to Excel as a New Producer

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Music production is a hard craft. It requires you to learn a lot of different skills and disciplines. It’s overwhelming. It’s slow. But it’s also fun. It’s enjoyable. That’s why we do it—we love making music. And in my experience, it becomes more fun as you get better. If you’re already a pro, then you know what I’m talking about. … Read More